The Role of Borrowings in the Development of Swahili Vocabulary (on the Material of Arabic Loan Words)

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The article deals with the problems of Swahili vocabulary development by means of borrowings from the Arab language. A lot of borrowed words and word combinations belonging to different semantic groups are being analyzed here.

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L A Semenkova

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

The Department of Foreign Languages The Faculty of Law


Copyright (c) 2013 Semenkova L.A.

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